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Posts tagged “france

St Tropez

Summer has started, I’m finally out of England once more, and you might notice that’s a film camera slung over my shoulder, so there will be more photos coming… as soon as they’re developed.

I’m spending a few weeks on the Cote d’Azur, and then I’m off on a grand cycling tour I may have mentioned previously. Keep posted for photos, and have a great summer.


English Channel 2

Arriving on the North coast of France at Calais the sun glared down and gave the peaks of the waves a beautiful definition, the light was almost blinding but brought a welcome heat from the chilly sea breeze. It felt good to be abroad again.


Hanging about in Gare Du Nord, Paris

I caught the trains around Europe in the summer of 2010, Paris was the first stop over the channel from England, I was in the queue to reserve a train ticket heading to Brussels, I had just bought my first SLR, a Canon 450D, and was taking photos of everything, including these two boys ‘Hanging about in Gare Du Nord’